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How Did Afghanistan Fall So Quickly?

With stunning speed, the Taliban took control of Afghanistan after President Ashraf Ghani fled the country on Sunday. The move comes just two weeks before the U.S. was set to complete its troop withdrawals after waging a two-decade war that started after the 9/11 attacks. Fearing a brutal crackdown by the Taliban, foreign diplomats and thousands of Afghan citizens are now scrambling to flee. Catch up on the latest developments, learn how this happened, and see what's next.

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